Star Plus is bringing back its popular cookery show ‘MasterChef India’ as a part of its weekend line-up in November.
The show helmed by Endemol Shine Group is returning after a three-year gap. The new series, starting towards the end of November, will consist of 26 episodes, as well as 12 master class episodes.
Endemol Shine India CEO Abhishek Rege said, “MasterChef is the world’s most popular cookery show and we are thrilled that India will once again be part of the success story after a three-year break. The culinary culture in India is renowned worldwide for its treasure trove of spices and flavours and with an impressive line up of judges and casting for contestants underway, we firmly believe the show has all the right ingredients to be a sure-fire hit for Star Plus.”
The judging line-up for ‘MasterChef India’ includes India’s finest chefs including Michelin star award-winning Vikas Khanna; Ranveer Brar, whose passion for food made him the country’s youngest executive chef and India’s first Michelin star winner, Vineet Bhatia, who gained fame with his Michelin starred restaurants including Zaika and Rasoi.